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'The Lion King' defied expectations on North America opening weekend, poised to possibly rake in over $185 million.
17-year-old, Stranger Things actor Caleb McLaughlin, opened up about how he will be starting college in the fall.
RuPaul is now on the market. The housing market that is. The longtime host of reality drag show competition, “RuPaul’s Drag Race”, is putting his California home on the market.
Kobe Bryant and wife Vanessa shared a photo of their new born daughter on Instagram.
Fifteen Kenyan families of victims killed in a plane crash in Ethiopia this past March rejected Boeing's proposal to compensate them, for what happened to their loved ones.
According to court documents obtained by The Blast,  Nia Guzman, Royalty's mother, says Brown owes her $17,743 in back child support since February, Yahoo News reported.
Jay Z's Roc Nation is suing a New York licensing firm, accusing them of cheating Roc Nation and being apart of a "colossal accounting scandal."
A bill called The Crown Act was passed unanimously in California's Assembly and Senate and was signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday.
Tyrese Garvin, 20, spent several days in intensive care before he was taken off life support at University Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
“This is the same type of racist attack his father used to attack Barack Obama,” Kamala Harris' aide, Lily Adams, quipped. “It didn’t work then." 
U.S. District Court Judge Jorge L. Alonso of Chicago this week ruled to reopen discovery in the teen's wrongful death federal lawsuit of Roshad McIntosh.
Laverne Cox on Friday shed light on the issue ahead of this year’s World Pride celebration, which kicked off Sunday amid much fanfare.
On June 21, Banks' company submitted an application to the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the ownership of the term “Smize Cream."
Flint residents were frustrated, shocked, and saddened to learn that prosecutors must now look at hundreds of mobile devices and millions of documents that the previous investigative team never touched.
"Maleah died a violent, brutal death," Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said Friday. "Somebody or bodies are responsible for it. You want to make sure that the people are properly charged."
Ali Alexander tweeted that Harris doesn't represent U.S. Blacks because her father was born in Jamaica, and her mother of Indian descent.
Sara Smiri is reportedly the wife of a very private business partner.
Lisa Sproat, a white foster mom, said the family found a photo and a note that she deemed racist taped to the family's home.
What better way to bring people together in the summer time than a fish fry? Democratic Rep. Jim Clyburn hosted a fish fry on Friday evening in Columbia, South Carolina for the community to hear from 21 democratic candidates on their hopes for becoming the 46th president of the United States.
Ayesha Curry appeared on 'The View' to promote her new show 'Family Food Night' on ABC, but the conversation got much deeper than food. Originally from Canada, she found the move to America to be difficult for one reason — her racial identity.